On June 10 the Bellamy-Ferriday House & Garden located on 9 Main Street North in Bethlehem is hosting the Lilac Girls Tour and Walk with best selling author Martha Hall Kelly. This event is based on the best selling book about Caroline Ferriday and guests are invited to her Connecticut home.
New York Times Best Seller Lilac Girls is based on the true story of New York socialite Caroline Ferriday who championed Ravensbrück Concentration Camp survivors known as Rabbits. The story is based on the lives of three real women that intersect when one is sent to Ravensbrück. This acclaimed debut novel reveals a story of love, redemption and terrible secrets that were hidden for decades.
The author, Martha Hall Kelly will be the highlight of this event, Lilac Girls. The book details a great story of Caroline Ferriday, a warm hearted generous woman whose courageous actions are no longer forgotten.
There will be a Lilac Girls Tour and a Lilac Walk with the author and a book signing from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. for $35 per person. Beginning at 3 p.m. and running to 5 p.m. there will be a French Inspired Reception and author presentation for $55 per person. Tickets for both sessions are $75 and patron tickets sell for $125. Tickets should be purchased by Friday, June 2. For questions call 860-247-8996 x 23.